British & Irish Lions finished tour of South Africa with a 19-16 defeat, with a penalty from Morné Steyn late in the match. Finn russell he converted two penalties and a conversion during the match. “I loved every minute I was on the court”commented the opening.
The multi-functional Scottish back had entered as a replacement for Dan Biggar after injury. He showed a good level and concretized the opportunities with his foot that were presented to him. “For me, when I was watching the games, the way I played was slightly different. When I saw them, I thought that one or two different things could have been done and we could have had different results in the first two games. They weren’t as good as we wanted, but today we played well. “Russell declared.
“Tonight I think I was happy, I had my chance from minute 22 to show the style of rugby that I could have played against South Africa. I was training for two weeks, I was ready for this challenge “; claimed on 10 Lions. In addition, he praised the franchise when he commented that it was great to have been on the court and to be able to wear “the red jersey.”